Media Releases

  • QANTAS TO OPERATE NON-STOP LONDON TO SYDNEY RESEARCH FLIGHT

    2nd of 3 Project Sunrise research flights to reduce jetlag and design optimum crew rest and work pattern Builds on learnings from New York-Sydney service last month ‘Supper at breakfast time’ among changes to on-board service to help passengers adjust to new timezone Almost 100 years to the day that the first London to Australia […]

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  • QANTAS GROUP TO SLASH CARBON EMISSIONS

    The Qantas Group will reach net zero carbon emissions by 2050 in a major expansion of the airline’s commitment to a more sustainable aviation industry. With actions starting from today, the national carrier will: Immediately double the number of flights being offset Cap net emissions from 2020 onwards Invest $50 million over 10 years to […]

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  • QANTAS EXPANDS BIGGER DISCOUNTS TO REGIONAL AUSTRALIA

    Residents in eight regional and remote towns across Western Australia, Queensland and the Northern Territory can now access bigger discounts as part of a major expansion to Qantas’ discounted fares program. From today, residents of Alice Springs, Yulara (Uluru), Paraburdoo, Roma, Charleville, Port Hedland and Moranbah will pay a maximum of around $400 one-way ($800 […]

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  • UPDATE ON QANTAS 737 FLEET CHECK

    Qantas has completed precautionary inspections of thirty-three 737NG aircraft, checking for hairline cracks that have appeared in some high cycle aircraft worldwide. The cracks relate to the ‘pickle fork’ structure, which is located between the wing and fuselage. Qantas brought forward these precautionary checks by up to seven months and completed them within seven days. […]

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  • Statement on Boeing 737 Inspections

    Qantas has been liaising with Boeing and safety regulators in Australia on an issue affecting some of the worldwide fleet of 737s. Aviation safety regulators require inspections on 33 of our 737s to be completed over the next seven months. Our checks are well advanced and will be finished by tomorrow – months ahead of […]

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